June 23, 2016

ANOTHER #MURDER: Elderly man (84) killed, wife seriously injured & taken to hospital after the elderly couple were attacked by black attackers in a home invasion

A body of an elderly man (84) was found at a residential property in the Edenvale Avenues this morning.

“A docket was opened and the matter will be investigated further once the SAPS have received the pathologists reports,” said the Edenvale SAPS station commander, Colonel Eddie Trollip.

The circumstances surrounding the death is unknown.

“The case will be treated as murder until more information is received. An investigation is under way,” said Col Trollip.

UPDATE: -opvolg- Moord op bejaarde man van Edenvale

There was a home invasion in the early hours of this morning near Horwood Street and 13th Ave. Sadly, the elderly gentleman was killed and his wife was taken to hospital.
This is one of several home invasions in Edenvale this week. Please be extra vigilant when leaving and arriving home, and ensure that all your doors are tightly locked.
There are just no words. Sincere condolences to the family.

James Le Roux: Our neighbour uncle Allan will be deeply missed, and we wish aunt Ann a fast recovery. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.